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Lexicon :: Strong's G3571 - nyx

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nyx (Key)
Part of Speech
feminine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
A primary word
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TDNT Reference: 4:1123,661

Strong’s Definitions

νύξ nýx, noox; a primary word; "night" (literally or figuratively):—(mid-)night.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 65x

The KJV translates Strong's G3571 in the following manner: night (63x), midnight (with G3319) (2x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 65x
The KJV translates Strong's G3571 in the following manner: night (63x), midnight (with G3319) (2x).
  1. night

  2. metaph. the time when work ceases

    1. the time of death

    2. the time for deeds of sin and shame

    3. the time of moral stupidity and darkness

    4. the time when the weary and also the drunken give themselves up to slumber

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
νύξ nýx, noox; a primary word; "night" (literally or figuratively):—(mid-)night.
νύξ, genitive νυκτός, (from a root meaning 'to disappear'; cf. Latinnox, German nacht, English night; Curtius, § 94) (the Sept. for לַיִל and לַיְלָה) (from Homer down), night: Mark 6:48; Acts 16:33; Acts 23:23; John 13:30; Revelation 21:25; Revelation 22:5; ἵνα νύξ μή φοαινη τό τρίτον αὐτῆς, i. e. that the night should want a third part of the light which the moon and the stars give it, Revelation 8:12 (others understand this of the want of the light etc. for a third part of the night's duration); genitive νυκτός, by night (Winers Grammar, § 30, 11; Buttmann, § 132, 26), Matthew 2:14; Matthew 28:13; Luke 2:8 (but note here the article; some make τῆς νυκτός depend on φυλακάς); John 3:2; Acts 9:25; 1 Thessalonians 5:7; νυκτός καί ἡμέρας, Mark 5:5; 1 Thessalonians 2:9; 1 Thessalonians 3:10; 1 Timothy 5:5 (where see Ellicott on the order); ἡμέρας καί νυκτός, Luke 18:7; Acts 9:24; Revelation 4:8; Revelation 7:15; Revelation 12:10, etc.; μέσης νυκτός, at midnight, Matthew 25:6; in answer to the question when: ταύτῃ τῇ νυκτί, this night, Luke 12:20; Luke 17:34; Acts 27:23; τῇ νυκτί ἐκείνῃ, Acts 12:6; τῇ ἐπιούσῃ νυκτί, Acts 23:11; in answer to the question how long: νύκτα καί ἡμέραν, Luke 2:37; Acts 20:31; Acts 26:7; differently in Mark 4:27 (night and day, namely, applying himself to what lie is here said to be doing); τάς νύκτας, during the nights, every night, Luke 21:37; νύκτας τεσσαράκοντα, Matthew 4:2; τρεῖς, Matthew 12:40; διά τῆς νυκτός, see διά, A. II. 1 b.; δι' ὅλης (τῆς) νυκτός, the whole night through, all night, Luke 5:5; ἐν νυκτί, when he was asleep, Acts 18:9; (κλέπτης) ἐν νυκτί, 1 Thessalonians 5:2, and Rec. in 2 Peter 3:10; ἐν τῇ νυκτί, in (the course of) the night, John 11:10; ἐν τῇ νυκτί ταύτῃ, Matthew 26:31, 34; Mark 14:30; ἐν τῇ νυκτί κτλ. 1 Corinthians 11:23; κατά μέσον τῆς νυκτός, about midnight, Acts 27:27. Metaphorically, the time when work ceases, i. e. the time of death, John 9:4; the time for deeds of sin and shame, the time of moral stupidity and darkness, Romans 13:12; the time when the weary and also the drunken give themselves up to slumber, put for torpor and sluggishness, 1 Thessalonians 5:5.
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BLB Scripture Index of Thayer's

2:14; 4:2; 12:40; 25:6; 26:31; 26:34; 28:13
4:27; 5:5; 6:48; 14:30
2:8; 2:37; 5:5; 12:20; 17:34; 18:7; 21:37
3:2; 9:4; 11:10; 13:30
9:24; 9:25; 12:6; 16:33; 18:9; 20:31; 23:11; 23:23; 26:7; 27:23; 27:27
1 Corinthians
1 Thessalonians
2:9; 3:10; 5:2; 5:5; 5:7
1 Timothy
2 Peter
4:8; 7:15; 8:12; 12:10; 21:25; 22:5

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number G3571 matches the Greek νύξ (nyx),
which occurs 65 times in 62 verses in the TR Greek.

Page 1 / 2 (Mat 2:14–1Th 5:7)

Unchecked Copy BoxMat 2:14 - So [fn]Joseph got up and took the Child and His mother while it was still night G3571, and left for Egypt.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 4:2 - And after He had fasted for forty days and forty nights G3571, He [fn]then became hungry.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 12:40 - for just as JONAH WAS IN THE STOMACH OF THE SEA MONSTER FOR THREE DAYS AND THREE NIGHTS G3571, so will the Son of Man be in the heart of the earth for three days and three nights G3571.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 14:25 - And in the [fn]fourth watch of the night G3571 He came to them, walking on the sea.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 25:6 - “But at midnight G3571 [fn]there finally was a shout: ‘Behold, the groom! Come out to meet him.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 26:31 - Then Jesus *said to them, “You will all [fn]fall away because of Me this night G3571, for it is written: ‘I WILL STRIKE THE SHEPHERD, AND THE SHEEP OF THE FLOCK WILL BE SCATTERED.’
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 26:34 - Jesus said to him, “Truly I say to you that this very night G3571, before a rooster crows, you will deny Me three times.”
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 27:64 - “Therefore, give orders for the tomb to be made secure until the third day; otherwise, His disciples may come and steal Him, and say to the people, ‘He has risen from the dead,’ and the last deception will be worse than the first.”
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 28:13 - and said, “You are to say, ‘His disciples came at night G3571 and stole Him while we were asleep.’
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 4:27 - and he goes to bed at night G3571 and gets up daily, and the seed sprouts and grows—how, he himself does not know.
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 5:5 - Constantly, night G3571 and day, he was screaming among the tombs and in the mountains, and cutting himself with stones.
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 6:48 - Seeing them [fn]straining at the oars—for the wind was against them—at about the [fn]fourth watch of the night G3571, He *came to them, walking on the sea; and He intended to pass by them.
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 14:27 - And Jesus *said to them, “You will all [fn]fall away, because it is written: ‘I WILL STRIKE THE SHEPHERD, AND THE SHEEP WILL BE SCATTERED.’
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 14:30 - And Jesus *said to him, “Truly I say to you, that [fn]this very night G3571, before a rooster crows twice, you yourself will deny Me three times.”
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 2:8 - In the same region there were some shepherds staying out in the fields and keeping watch over their flock at night G3571.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 2:37 - and then as a widow to the age of eighty-four. She did not leave the temple grounds, serving night G3571 and day with fasts and prayers.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 5:5 - Simon responded and said, “Master, we worked hard all night G3571 and caught nothing, but [fn]I will do as You say and let down the nets.”
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 12:20 - “But God said to him, ‘You fool! This very night G3571 [fn]your soul is demanded of you; and as for all that you have prepared, who will own it now?
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 17:34 - “I tell you, on that night G3571 there will be two in one bed; one will be taken and the other will be left.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 18:7 - now, will God not bring about justice for His elect who cry out to Him day [fn]and night G3571, and will He delay long for them?
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 21:37 - Now [fn]during the day He was teaching in the temple, but [fn]at evening G3571 He would go out and spend the night on the [fn]mountain that is called [fn]Olivet.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 3:2 - this man came to [fn]Jesus at night G3571 and said to Him, “Rabbi, we know that You have come from God as a teacher; for no one can do these [fn]signs that You do unless God is with him.”
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 7:50 - Nicodemus (the one who came to Him before, being one of them) *said to them,
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 9:4 - “We must carry out the works of Him who sent Me as long as it is day; night G3571 is coming, when no one can work.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 11:10 - “But if anyone walks during the night G3571, he stumbles, because the light is not in [fn]him.”
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 13:30 - So after receiving the piece of bread, he left immediately; and it was night G3571.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 19:39 - Nicodemus, who had first come to Him by night G3571, also came, bringing a [fn]mixture of myrrh and aloes, about a [fn]hundred litras weight.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 21:3 - Simon Peter *said to them, “I am going fishing.” They *said to him, “We are also coming with you.” They went out and got into the boat; and that night G3571 they caught nothing.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 5:19 - But during the night G3571 an angel of the Lord opened the gates of the prison, and leading them out, he said,
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 9:24 - but their plot became known to Saul. They were also closely watching the gates day and night G3571 so that they might put him to death;
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 9:25 - but his disciples took him at night G3571 and let him down through an opening in the wall, lowering him in a large basket.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 12:6 - On [fn]the very night G3571 when Herod was about to bring him forward, Peter was sleeping between two soldiers, bound with two chains, and guards in front of the door were watching over the prison.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 16:9 - And a vision appeared to Paul in the night G3571: a man of Macedonia was standing and pleading with him, and saying, “Come over to Macedonia and help us.”
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 16:33 - And he took them that very hour of the night G3571 and washed their wounds, and immediately he was baptized, he and all his household.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 17:10 - The brothers immediately sent Paul and Silas away by night G3571 to Berea, [fn]and when they arrived, they went into the synagogue of the Jews.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 18:9 - And the Lord said to Paul by a vision at night G3571, “Do not be afraid any longer, but go on speaking and do not be silent;
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 20:31 - “Therefore, be on the alert, remembering that night G3571 and day for a period of three years I did not cease to admonish each one with tears.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 23:11 - But on the following night G3571, the Lord stood near him and said, “Be courageous! For as you have testified to the truth about Me in Jerusalem, so you must testify in Rome also.”
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 23:23 - And he called to him two of the centurions and said, “Get two hundred soldiers ready by [fn]the third hour of the night G3571 to proceed to Caesarea, [fn]with seventy horsemen and two hundred [fn]spearmen.”
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 23:31 - So the soldiers, in accordance with their orders, took Paul and brought him by night G3571 to Antipatris.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 26:7 - the promise to which our twelve tribes hope to attain, as they earnestly serve God night G3571 and day. For this hope, O king, I am being accused by Jews.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 27:23 - “For this very night G3571 an angel of the God to whom I belong, whom I also serve, came to me,
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 27:27 - But when the fourteenth night G3571 came, as we were being driven about in the Adriatic Sea, about midnight G3571 the sailors began to suspect that [fn]they were approaching some land.
Unchecked Copy BoxRom 13:12 - The night G3571 is almost gone, and the day is near. Therefore let’s rid ourselves of the deeds of darkness and put on the armor of light.
Unchecked Copy Box1Co 11:23 - For I received from the Lord that which I also delivered to you, that the Lord Jesus, on the night G3571 when He was betrayed, took bread;
Unchecked Copy Box1Th 2:9 - For you recall, brothers and sisters, our labor and hardship: it was by working night G3571 and day so as not to be a burden to any of you, that we proclaimed to you the gospel of God.
Unchecked Copy Box1Th 3:10 - as we keep praying most earnestly night G3571 and day that we may see your faces, and may complete what is lacking in your faith?
Unchecked Copy Box1Th 5:2 - For you yourselves know full well that the day of the Lord is coming just like a thief in the night G3571.
Unchecked Copy Box1Th 5:5 - for you are all sons of light and sons of day. We are not of night G3571 nor of darkness;
Unchecked Copy Box1Th 5:7 - For those who sleep, sleep at night G3571, and those who are drunk, get drunk at night G3571.

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